Late Summer Harvest

A lot of harvesting

It has been quiet here. Too quiet! Much of it is because gardening tasks are winding down and harvesting is picking up. That means a lot less time in the garden and a lot more time in the kitchen. This picture is indicative of what is coming from my garden …

Baby brussels sprouts

Brussels Sprouts!

Brussels Sprouts is slow growing which requires a lot of patience. I’ve been harvesting all kind of vegetables from the garden without seeing much of anything on the brussels sprouts. But finally, these little baby brussels sprouts started to show up. I’m so excited! This is my first season growing …

Mexican bean beetle larvae

Mexican Bean Beetles

My Kentucky Blue Pole Beans were decimated by the Mexican Bean Beetles. Partly it was my fault for leaving them uncheck. Partly …

Cabbage, carrots, and beans

More Veggies Harvest

When I visited my garden plots yesterday, I didn’t think about how much vegetables I would be bringing back. I’m not complaining …

Silver maple at Macrae Farm Park

Wild Edible Walk

I recently attended the Wild Edible Walk at Macrea Farm Park by Mike Ather and I found it greatly interesting. Similarly to …

Chanterelle mushroom

July Mushroom Foraging

Look and you will see… That is how I feel when I walk the wood now after attended a mushroom walk last …

Fresh harvest from garden

‘Tis harvest season

This is my favorite time of the year when our meals are furnished with fresh vegetables straight from the garden. Beans are …